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Asheville Climate Justice Rally
September 20 @ 5:30 pm
In response to Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg’s call for another global climate strike, CCA will be participating in a rally in downtown Asheville on September 20th. The gathering will be at the Vance Monument and the plaza area behind it. At 5:30pm, come visit info tables to learn about community work and organizations and listen to live music. At 6:30pm, there will be a lineup of local speakers.
Speakers include: Shane McCarthy (Member, Sunrise Movement)
Evan Couzo (Professor, UNCA)
Scott Hardin-Nieri (Director, Creation Care Alliance)
Lucia Ibarra (Program Outreach Manager, Dogwood Alliance)
Anita Simha (Co-Chair, NC Poor People’s Campaign Ecological Justice Committee)
If you are planning on attending let people know you are from a faith community- Where a congregational t-shirt, if you are clergy or a faith leader please wear a stole, collar or something indicating you are from a faith community.